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LET’S GET PHYSICAL

Why the physical aspect of yoga is so important for children.

Many yoga studios and teachers in the Western world are often criticised for practicing only the physical aspect of yoga, offering instruction on postures and breathing alone. Is this wrong to concentrate only on the physical – and is it the same for children?

‘Mindfulness’ has become a key word in education lately…and yoga is, of course, the ultimate mindfulness tool. It is about staying in the present moment, accepting and appreciating everything as it is. It’s the perfect practice to deal with the everyday stresses of school life.

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About OM Yoga Magazine

Welcome to the August issue of OM Yoga & Lifestyle magazine. We hope you’re having a great summer so far. In this issue we’ve got a couple of special reports, including a look at naked yoga and why people are loving it. Are you brave enough to try it? Liberating or exhibitionist: we’d love to know your thoughts! We’ve also got a yoga for back care report inside, as well as plenty of other goodies too. For starters, we’re kicking off a new five part series - A Brief History of Yoga in the West - where you can discover how the yoga you now enjoy reached your home town all the way from India. There’s lots of practical yoga as well, including our regular 360º Yoga anatomy academy and a great sequence for a head, neck and shoulders release. There’s something for everyone in this issue to keep you inspired on and off the mat throughout the month. Happy reading!